Chamber to host debate

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce is hosting its annual mayoral debate luncheon Oct. 16.

Democrat N. Warren “Pete” Hess III and Republican Tamath Rossi are vying for the mayor’s seat in the Nov. 3 election.

The debate is from 12 to 2 p.m. at The Crystal Room, 98 School St. The moderator will be Donald McPartland, partner with Secor, Cassidy & McPartland.

The cost is $35 for Naugatuck and Waterbury Regional chamber members, $50 for non-members and $400 for a table of 10. The RSVP date is Oct. 12. For more information or to RSVP, visit, or contact Alison Amato at or (203) 757-0701.